Coaches are going back to orange!

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Coaches are going back to orange!

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From J.D. Gallaway on Facebook:

Hear-yee, hear-yee! News direct from Arcade today! As per a discussion with one of the Board Members, the coaches are headed back to orange. 20gallons of orange paint has already been purchased, and thr first pumpkin.. eh, that is to say, coach, is expected to return to oranfe within the next couple weeks.

This has been announced here, with the express knowledge of said Board Member.
-J.D.

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Re: Coaches are going back to orange!

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Yahoo! I much preferred the orange paint. The A&A can't hide what it is or change what it wants to be perceived as. The orange is classy in its own way.
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Re: Coaches are going back to orange!

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Couldn't be happier. Any word on when the repainting will happen?

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Re: Coaches are going back to orange!

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All 6 coaches have been repainted orange;

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4 coaches have new A&A lettering:

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http://photos.greatrails.net/s/?p=225776" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;

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Re: Coaches are going back to orange!

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Rode the train on Sunday. Coaches looked fantastic. Lots of fans shooting photos at the road intersections near Arcade and at CUrriers.

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Re: Coaches are going back to orange!

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I love the "Circus font" lettering on the coaches!
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